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Tale of inspector who chased murderer on horseback through snow

Retired RAF officer David Dennis shares extraordinary story of his great-great-grandfather with Police Oracle.

Lincolnshire Inspector Joseph Dennis, 1902

Lincolnshire Inspector Joseph Dennis, 1902

Date - 10th September 2018
By - Sophie Garrod - Police Oracle
Catching dangerous criminals in adverse weather conditions was a fearless feat in the days of Victorian policing. In 1891 on a freezing winter's day Lincolnshire Police Inspector Joseph Dennis received reports of a murderer on the...
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